Johannesburg The Umkhonto we Sizwe Military Veterans Association will not formally announce their position on recalling President Jacob Zuma until the ANC National Executive Committee declares their stance on the matter. “I have said, I am not a member of the National Executive Committee.
According to a profile published by Black Business Quarterly in 2011, Jabu Mabuza – who will celebrate his 60th birthday next month – was born in the small town of Waterval Boven The new chair of the Eskom board, Jabu Mabuza has an illustrious history in the South African corporate sector. He has served as a director on a number of boards and has had experience as chair on many others including: Telkom South Africa; Anheuser-Busch InBev; South African Tourism, and the Casino Association of South Africa.
Johannesburg A man, believed to be in his 20s, was killed when his bakkie crashed through a fence and into a tree near the 11th and Protea Road intersection in Northmead, Benoni, on Saturday morning. ER24 spokesperson, Russel Meiring, said paramedics arrived on the scene to find the bakkie lying on its side against a residence fence.
The Nigerian Community in South Africa said on Saturday that a mob destroyed four shops and several houses belonging to their members at Krugersdorp, near Johannesburg. Mr Cyril James, the Ward Chairman of the Nigerian Union in the area, told newsmen on the telephone from Johannesburg, South Africa that the attacks began on Jan. 18. ” The South Africans attacked our homes and shops, destroyed all we have.
In this Monday, Wednesday Dec. 20, 2017.file photo President Jacob Zuma, attends the African National Congress elective conference in Johannesburg. The leadership of the ANC is holding a key meeting amid media reports of talks about the removal of Zuma, whose scandal-plagued tenure has hurt the party's popularity and the economy.
The rescue of a young woman, who was kidnapped and later found near Chief Mogale in Kagiso township, west of Johannesburg, has earned praises for Krugersdorp police and emergency services from Gauteng MEC for Community Safety Sizakele Nkosi-Malobane. “I commend the members of South African Police Service for working around the clock to ensure a breakthrough into the kidnapping case.
PUNK: A worthless person; a criminal or a thug; a music genre created by black Americans to express themselves amidst oppression; was overwhelmingly appropriated in the industry by white artists. Afropunk Joburg felt like an overdue homecoming from a distant relative.
When plastic and reconstructive surgeon Dr Ridwan Mia married his fiance, Naurain Sidique at the weekend, there was one guest he just knew he had to invite along. That was Pippie Kruger, the little girl who made medical history by becoming the first person in South Africa to have a skin graft of her cloned skin.
JOHANNESBURG: South Africa's National Union of Mineworkers said on Friday that its branch chairman at Eastern Platinum Mine, a unit of Lonmin, was shot by unknown assailants and subsequently died in hospital. The shooting is the latest in a spate of such incidents on the platinum belt, which has been the scene of an often violent turf war between NUM and its arch rival the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union , underscoring the social risks of investing in South Africa's mining sector.
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